recessionitis etymology

English word recessionitis comes from English recession, English -itis

Detailed word origin of recessionitis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
recession English (eng) A period of reduced economic activity. The act of ceding something back.. The act or an instance of receding or withdrawing.. The ceremonial filing out of clergy and/or choir at the end of a church service.
-itis English (eng) (humorous) Used to form the names of various fictitious afflictions or diseases.. (pathology) Suffix denoting diseases characterized by inflammation, itself often caused by an infection.
recessionitis English (eng) (informal, humorous) A state of economic recession, regarded as a disease or ailment.

Words with the same origin as recessionitis

Descendants of recession
Descendants of -itis
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